Led by transportation equipment and food products, Atlanta's growth in exports to Africa far outpaces its growth in sales to any other region. 


Export Academy Planned at Georgia State’s Freshly Funded CIBER

by Trevor Williams | October 30, 2014 Fresh off the renewal of an estimated $1.1 million grant to promote the teaching of international business, a Georgia State University institute is planning to boost its outreach to the Atlanta business community through an export academy.  More

European Expansion Brewing for Atlanta Tea Company

by Endia Mathews Atlanta-based Just Add Honey Tea Co. is preparing to expand its business to European countries for the upcoming holiday season. More

NAFTA Points the Way for Larger Global Agreements

by Phil Bolton | October 16, 2014 NAFTA’s true significance is still unfolding as the U.S. negotiates new bloc agreements with the European Union and countries bordering the Pacific Ocean, said speakers at a conference marking the 20th anniversary of the agreement with Canada and Mexico. More

Brereton Makes Way for Replacement Confident of Strong Georgia-Canada Ties

by Phil Bolton | October 13, 2014 After serving as Canada’s consul general in the Southeast for five years, Stephen Brereton returned to Ottawa last month without any definite plans for the future. Although he now qualifies for a retirement pension, he is keeping his options open. More

After Failed Foray in China, AdEdge Focuses on Americas

by Mary Welch Editor's note: This story is to be included in Global Atlanta’s Export Stories special report, for which a free launch event is to be held Thursday, Oct. 9. To attend, click here More